Old Jewish Quarter

With a visit to Bévis Marks Synagogue with Stephen Burstin

Walks & Trips

Explore the enthralling history of the Jewish community featuring a visit to the magnificent Bevis Marks Synagogue. See the Jewish Soup Kitchen, lifesaver to thousands & visit the first Yiddish theatre. Learn about the terrible living conditions and those notorious clothing sweatshops. Also the infamous Jewish Catwalk where unsuspecting Jewish immigrant girls were lured into a tragic life of prostitution. Meet the real-life 19th century Fagin and England’s chief rabbi who told Russia: “DON’T let my people go!” Additional charge of £4 entry to Bevis Marks synagogue.

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Add to Calendar 06/11/2019 10:00:00 06/11/2019 10:00:00 Old Jewish Quarter Explore the enthralling history of the Jewish community featuring a visit to the magnificent Bevis Marks Synagogue. See the Jewish Soup Kitchen, lifesaver to thousands & visit the first Yiddish theatre. Learn about the terrible living conditions and those notorious clothing sweatshops. Also the infamous Jewish Catwalk where unsuspecting Jewish immigrant girls were lured into a tragic life of prostitution. Meet the real-life 19th century Fagin and England’s chief rabbi who told Russia: “DON’T let my people go!” Additional charge of £4 entry to Bevis Marks synagogue. JW3 JW3 DD/MM/YYYY

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